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Sulphur Mountain, Banff National Park

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Head up Sulphur Mountain for extensive views of six mountain ranges in the Canadian Rockies. Named for the hot springs on its lower slopes, the mountain features both hiking trails and a scenic eight-minute gondola ride to its peak. At the summit, you'll find a 1903 meteorological observatory that still contains antique furnishings. The area at the top also includes a short historical walk and well-maintained observation decks where you can admire the scenery and snap photos. By using our Banff travel itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Sulphur Mountain and other attractions in Banff.
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  • Instead of going on the 40 to 50 Dillard gondola, I decided to hike up. It took 2 hours roughly and it was tiring. But at the end you feel the accomplishments of climbing a mountain while others took ...  more »
  • We enjoyed the short gondola ride and were pleasantly surprised when we reached the top. Lots to do and see and great places to eat. If you feel up to it, there's a great walk to a slightly higher sum...  more »
  • Die Fahrt mit der Gondel sollte fr├╝hmorgens beginnen, um nicht zu lange warten zu m├╝ssen. Die Aussicht vom Berg auf die Stadt und die umgebende Landschaft ist sehr beeindruckend, nur leider ein recht ...  more »